Charges Dismissed For Ex-Lawyer Accused Of Setting Woman On FireAll charges have been dismissed for a 61-year-old former lawyer accused of setting his girlfriend on fire earlier this year.
Archbishop Apologizes, Addresses Sex Abuse ScandalArchbishop John Nienstedt addressed the sex abuse scandal involving priests in the St. Paul and Minneapolis Archdiocese at two mass services Sunday in Edina.
Lawsuit Seeks List Of Accused Priests In Duluth A lawsuit filed on behalf of a man who claims he was sexually abused by a priest in the Diocese of Duluth in the 1970s is asking the diocese to release its list of 17 priests accused of molesting minors.
WCCO Exclusive: Jane Doe Shares Video Describing Alleged Clergy AbuseA video statement obtained exclusively by WCCO shows a Minnesota woman describing alleged abuse by a Catholic priest. Her case is part of a growing scandal accusing a cover-up by top officials of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.
Man Suspected In 6 Robberies Of Fast Food RestaurantsPolice are investigating after a suspected six-time robber got away again Wednesday morning in Maple Grove -- and they're asking for the public's help to find him.
Report Details Allegations Against Priest, ProfessorA police report obtained by WCCO details a Chicago County woman's claims against a prominent Twin Cities priest and University of St. Thomas professor. The woman claims he abused her starting when she was just 13 years old.
St. Paul Man Acquitted Of Murder Charges Against Police OfficersA 41-year-old West St. Paul man accused of shooting at two police officers after a fight at his home in March of 2012 was acquitted of murder charges, but was found guilty on felony assault charges, Dakota County Attorney James Backstrom announced Wednesday.
Charges: Duluth Little League Coach Sexually Assaulted PlayerA Duluth man is accused of sexually assaulting a boy on his Little League baseball team, including photographing the two of them together naked. Peter Jay Olson, 47, is charged with two counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct, one count of possessing pictorial presentation of minors, and one count of use of a minor in a sexual performance.
Schaffhausen Plea Change Rescheduled For ThursdayThe River Falls, Wis. man, accused of killing his three daughters last July, was expected to change his plea to guilty in a Wisconsin court on Wednesday. Instead, no plea was made.
ND Couple Accused Of Building Scam In South Dakota A North Dakota couple is facing charges in South Dakota for an alleged building scam.
Police Arrest Man Accused In Hudson, Wis. Armed RobberyHudson Police are investigating after the Freedom Value Center was robbed by a lone individual with a gun.
Wis. Priest Accused Of Stealing More Than $10K From CharityA Hudson, Wis. Catholic priest has been put on administrative leave after accusations he took more $10,000 dollars in charity money for his personal use.
Daycare Worker Accused Of Locking Kids In BasementKandiyohi County Health and Human Service investigators temporarily suspended a Willmar woman's daycare license after allegations she kept several children locked in a basement storage room.
Ex-Cop Found Not Guilty Of Violating Teen's RightsA former Minneapolis police officer has been cleared of charges that he violated a teenager's civil rights.
4 Edina Brothers Join Minn. Priest Sex-Abuse SuitFour more men allege a Minnesota priest who died 25 years ago sexually abused them as boys.